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Table 1 Descriptive data

From: Alcohol abstinence, non-hazardous use and hazardous use a decade after alcohol-related hospitalization: registry data linked to population-based representative postal surveys

  All With previous alcohol-related hospitalizations
  Percent n Percent n
Alcohol use     
Abstinent 11.1 6087 16.3 94
Non-hazardous use 73.3 40260 51.6 297
Hazardous use 15.7 8608 32.1 185
  100.0 54955 100.0 576
Previous hospitalizations 1.3 576 100.0 576
No hospitalizations 98.7 54379 0.0 0
Survey     
2006 58.8 32331 64.6 372
2002/2007 41.2 22624 35.4 204
Gender     
Men 44.6 24534 62.0 357
Women 55.4 30421 38.0 219
Age group     
23-34 17.6 9672 12.5 72
35-44 21.1 11549 12.9 74
45-54 18.4 10114 20.2 116
55-64 20.9 11453 30.7 176
65-84 22.0 12035 23.7 136
Years since last hospitalization     
Last hospitalized: 99.0 54379 - 0
The same year 0.2 125 21.7 125
2-4 years ago 0.4 210 36.5 210
5-7 years ago 0.2 137 23.8 137
8-10 years ago 0.2 104 18.1 104
Number of years with hospitalizations     
0 99.0 54379 - 0
1 0.7 370 64.2 370
2 0.2 100 17.4 100
3+ 0.2 106 18.4 106
Number of hospitalizations     
0 99.0 54379 - 0
1 0.5 276 47.9 276
2 0.2 104 18.1 104
3+ 0.4 196 34.0 196